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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Mary sick with the Tuesday after Easter?
(a) Pneumonia.
(b) The flu.
(c) A cold.
(d) A hangover.

2. What does Mary say Ethan is wallowing in?
(a) His failure.
(b) His reputation.
(c) His idleness.
(d) His sickness.

3. What is Mary planning to do with her best friend at the beginning of the book?
(a) Get a massage.
(b) Have a tarot card reading.
(c) Visit a famous fortune teller.
(d) Go shopping.

4. What is happening to Danny in Ethan's dream on Easter?
(a) He is melting.
(b) He is being executed.
(c) He dies every night.
(d) His is fading away.

5. Whose advice caused Ethan's family to lose their property?
(a) Baker's.
(b) Flynn's.
(c) Joey's.
(d) Danny's.

6. What does Mary make for Ethan after they make love?
(a) A batch of cookies.
(b) A drink.
(c) A sandwich.
(d) A cake.

7. What does Mary hope the people in town will stop doing to Ethan after hearing her fortune read?
(a) Pitying him.
(b) Laughing at him.
(c) Looking down on him.
(d) Judging him.

8. What does Ethan's son want to look at on the day before Easter?
(a) His grandmother's picture album.
(b) His grandfather's sword.
(c) His father's war wound.
(d) His father's baseball mitt.

9. Why does Ethan think Danny turned to drinking?
(a) He was ashamed.
(b) He was lazy.
(c) He was depressed.
(d) He was arrogant.

10. What does Mary give Ethan when she comes to the store?
(a) An envelope of money.
(b) A book.
(c) A letter.
(d) A grocery list.

11. What is stored near the register change?
(a) A phone.
(b) A ledger.
(c) A gun.
(d) A knife.

12. What does Ethan say is filling the country at this time?
(a) Jealousy.
(b) Anarchy.
(c) Pride.
(d) Discontent.

13. What does Ethan's wife never do when she sleeps?
(a) Dreams.
(b) Wakes easy.
(c) Snores.
(d) Sleeps long.

14. What is the name of Ethan's oldest son?
(a) Alton.
(b) Andrew.
(c) Ammon.
(d) Allen.

15. What is Mr. Baker's profession?
(a) Banker.
(b) Musician.
(c) Soldier.
(d) Baker.

Short Answer Questions

1. What college did Ethan go to?

2. What makes Mary question her husband's faith?

3. Who is sponsoring the contest Ethan's children are signing up for?

4. What happened when Ethan killed the rabbits in Mary's garden?

5. Who taught Ethan most of what he knows about religion?

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